WHO IS OUR CLIENT
The Bank Of Africa (B.O.A) Group was set up in 1982, and is since 2010 majority-owned by the Moroccan banking group, BMCE Bank. FMO has been a shareholder in B.O.A. Group since 2003. FMO has participated in last yeara€™s capital increase of the B.O.A. Group.
FMO is investing an additional USD 5.3 million of equity in the general growth of the group.
WHY WE FUND THIS PROJECT
The B.O.A. Group is one of the few pan-African universal banking group with presence in 17 countries in Africa. In line with FMOa€™s general strategy to empower entrepreneurs, the B.O.A. Group plays an important role in strengthening local businesses and has a strong footprint in Low Income Countries. To play a more meaningful role in the Group, FMO is now further increasing its stake in the Holding.
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ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF FMO
Communities who believe they will be negatively affected by a project funded by the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) may be able to file a complaint with the Independent Complaints Mechanism, which is the joint independent accountability mechanism of the Dutch Development Bank (FMO) and the German Investment Corporation (KfW) . A complaint can be filed in writing, by email, post, or online. The complaint can be filed in English or any other language of the complainant. The Independent Complaints Mechanism is comprised of a three-member Independent Expert Panel and it can provide either problem-solving, compliance review or both, in either order. Additional information about this accountability mechanism, including a guide and template for filing a complaint, can be found at: https://www.fmo.nl/independent-complaints-mechanism.